The Pope is expected to call his 8th consistory in 2022, adding to the 70 cardinals he has already chosen.
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With the Nov. 28 consistory, Francis will have chosen 75 cardinal electors eligible to vote in the next conclave.
He asks for the Blessed Virgin's intercession so the Holy Spirit can “bridge every gap” between our hearts and the heart of Christ.
As with the previous consistory of new cardinals, the Pope appears to have decided against a meeting with members of the College of Cardinals.
The cardinal-designates will be elevated to the College of Cardinals at a consistory on Wednesday June 28, the vigil of the Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul.
Vaticanist claims it is because more cardinals were planning on resubmitting "doubts" over his exhortation on the family, 'Amoris Laetitia', at the meeting. The Vatican is not commenting.
Archbishops Cupich of Chicago, Tobin of Indianapolis and Bishop Kevin Farrell to be U.S. recipients of red hats and are among 13 new cardinal-electors.